Cotton On launches in Vietnam

Australia’s Cotton On Group is launching three of its fashion and lifestyle brands into Vietnam, with the first Cotton On store already open...

Handmade KitKat goes on sale in Manila

Nestle-owned global chocolate brand KitKat is running a pop-up concept at SM Megamall in Manila until December 25. Called KitKat Chocolatory, the concept store...

Suning to open 10,000 new China stores next year

Chinese O2O retailer Suning plans to open 10,000 new stores next year, capitalising on ‘consumption upgrade’ in China. Founder and chairman Zhang Jindong said...

Counting the cost of Australia’s raging inferno

Australia’s economy will take years to recover from the bushfires that have devastated four states since September, with the damage bill already estimated at...

China accuses US, UK of ‘hypocrisy’ over Syria

China accused the United States and Britain of “total hypocrisy” Wednesday during a feisty United Nations Security Council meeting about the humanitarian situation in...